The draft Long-Term Plan 2021-31 was adopted on Thursday, marking a milestone for the elected members of the Canterbury Regional Council.
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The Council has approved the draft Long-Term Plan 2021-31 for public consultation, with both consultation options proposing a rates rise.
Land rezoning for new housing developments in Rolleston, Rangiora and Kaiapoi is currently being considered to meet future demand.
A jet skier has received the first infringement for the summer season, after colliding with another vessel on Loch Laird.
More than 40 consent reviews for water takes near the Hakatere River have been granted, as new monitoring stations provide a clearer picture on availability.
Three independent commissioners have granted six consent applications relating to the construction of, and discharge from, a coastal outfall near Glenavy.
Watch out for new plant pest arrivals on your land so they can be destroyed before they get well-established, Environment Canterbury’s Laurence Smith says.
In the coming weeks and months the council will concentrate on setting new priorities for the next 10-year plan, says councillor Jenny Hughey.
Decision provides clarity over Environment Canterbury's role in approving consents to take water used for water bottling.
We are inviting submissions on proposed changes to our Fees and Charges Policy.
A new coastal plan for Canterbury will protect biodiversity and also protect communities from hazards, councillors Elizabeth McKenzie and Vicky Southworth say.
This year the Council is focusing on public transport, environmental priority projects and COVID-19 recovery in its yearly Annual Plan.